Cocopah Middle School

6615 E. Cholla St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Cocopah Middle School serves 881 students in grades 6-8.
Cocopah Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cocopah Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Cocopah Middle School's student population of 881 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students881 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Cocopah Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cocopah Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#199 out of 2120 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
82%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.320.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cocopah Middle School is Chaparral High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Desert Shadows Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sequoya Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale Sequoya Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
    0.4 miles
    11808 N. 64th St.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (480) 484-6100
    0.4 K-5 498
  • Scottsdale Basis Scottsdale Primary Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
    0.7 miles
    11735 N. Scottsdale Rd.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (520) 219-6000
    0.7 K-5 550
  • Tolleson Plc Arts Academy At Scottsdale Inc. Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
    0.8 miles
    6140 E. Thunderbird
    Tolleson, AZ 85353
    (623) 474-2120
    0.8 K-6 122
  • Paradise Valley Chaparral High School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,161 students
    0.9 miles
    6935 E. Gold Dust
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
    (480) 484-6100
    0.9 9-12 2,161
  • Scottsdale Desert Shadows Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 448 students
    1.4 miles
    5902 E Sweetwater
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602) 449-6900
    1.4 PK-6 448

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